• J.B. Young K-8
    Principal: Marianne Corbin
    Associate Principal: Kristin Huggins
    1702 Main Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52803
    Phone: (563) 326-4432
    Fax: (563) 326-1165

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    8th Graders battle hard against Bettendorf

    JB’s 8th graders battled hard against Bettendorf Middle on Monday night.  The Jags battled hard and tied the game with 12 seconds left after a  turnaround 3 point basket but lost by 2.

    Mr. Moulton’s Cow Eye Dissection

    Mr. Berg on Paula Sands Live

    KWQC and Mr. Berg

    Please check out Mr. Berg’s interview with Aubrey Jackson on TV6/Paula Sands Live, January 20th at 3pm.   The interview will also be posted to KWQC.com right after the show for those wanting to watch online. Read more

    High School Class Registration of 8th Graders

    On Monday, January 11th, the Freshman Counselors from Central High came to the JB cafeteria to register the 8th graders for high school. 


    The JB AVID classes had guest speakers the week of 1/5-1/9.

    Rodney Tatum is the Juvenile Court Liaison from Central High School.  He talked about how to be successful and go to college.  He spoke to the 8th grade AVID class.

    Marlo Clarke from the YMCA.  He talked about the 5 things you need to be successful in any career. He spoke to the 6th grade AVID class.

    Latoya Lewis is the Parent-Family Liaison from JB Young.  She talked about her obstacles to going to college and her career as a teacher and other ways she gives back to her community.  She spoke to the 7th grade class.

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    Mr. Berg’s Class Video Goes Viral

    JB Whip


    Mr. Berg’s Whip and Nae Nae Warm Up

    Mr. Berg’s 3rd-5th grade students performed a cardio warm-up version of Watch Me Whip that has received nearly 5,000 views on YouTube!  Click the link above to see the entire warm-up video and share with your family and friends the great things happening at JB Young! Read more


    Polar Express 7 The J.B. Young K-8 kindergartners and first graders attended the Polar Express IMAX movie/pajama party at the Putnam Museum on Monday December 21!  After the movie these students visited the Museum and Science Center!

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    AVID Visitor from UNI

    Darien Gordon, a UNI student, visited all AVID classes today for panther push. She talked about the University of Northern Iowa, the differences between high school and college life, and how to prepare yourself for college.

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    Wise Guys Program Graduation

    These students received a certificate of completion of the WISE GUYS program

    Wise Guys Graduation


    Wise Guys is a Male Responsibility group implemented by Bethany for Children and Families.  The group covers topics such as self esteem, decision making, goal setting, male responsibility, healthy/unhealthy relationships, sexuality and social media.The program is offered once per week for 14 weeks and those that have participated in the program in the past have had a chance to discover a greater understanding of self and acquire skills to be successful in the future. Read more

    School Boundary proposal meetings for JB Young Students

    JB Young K8 Families:

    The DCSD School Board has proposed new Elementary and Intermediate school boundaries for JB Young students next school year.  Two meetings are scheduled for families to review the proposed boundaries and have questions answered.

    Meetings are planned for Wednesday, December 9th at 2:45 pm and 5:30 pm in the school library.  Please plan on attending one of these important meetings.

    If you have questions, please call Marianne Corbin, Principal at   563-326-4432 or email corbinm@davenportschools.org Read more